Latest Blog Posts


What to Expect for 2017?

I wanted to write a few lines about the future of The Italian Hero Website. This year the website will be at its 15th anniversary and the road had not been easy... I started this website with 21 years old and the aim to make it the most complete source about Riccardo Patrese on the internet. [...]


Some small updates…

I'm working on some minor changes, now Teams and Team Mates are under the Curiosities area and Links and Contact are under the About area. I'm also working on some small changes on the website look and feel, hope you like. I didn't upload all the photo albums yet, when I have the Galleries ready [...]


We are on Instagram!

Now we also have an Instagram account where we'll post many pictures about Riccardo's life and career. You can check it by accessing this link. Check out also our other Social Media accounts: Twitter and Facebook.


Riccardo Talks 1,000bhp Brabhams at FOS

Riccardo Patrese was the first Formula One driver to clock up 200 race starts, and was reunited with his Brabham BMW for the first time in 33 years at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016, Goodwood Road & Racing speaks to the Italian F1 legend in episode 2 of the Road and Racing podcast with Rob Widdows.